Lionel Messi feels someone will break his record of six Ballon d'Or awards.
Cristiano Ronaldo finished third in the Ballon d'Or running but was later crowned the best player in Serie A at a ceremony in Milan.
Barcelona's Lionel Messi picked up his sixth Ballon d'Or on Monday and suggested he will not take the award for granted given his age.
Real Madrid's Luka Modric handed the Ballon d'Or trophy to Lionel Messi on Monday and then expressed his respect for the Barcelona forward.
For a record sixth time, Lionel Messi was the recipient of the Ballon d'Or. We take a look at the years he has won the award.
Liverpool's Alisson is the inaugural winner of the Yachine Trophy, awarded to the best goalkeeper in world football over the past 12 months.
Barcelona star Lionel Messi reclaimed outright ownership of the record for Ballon d'Or wins following Monday's presentation in Paris.
Inter CEO Giuseppe Marotta is hopeful Lautaro Martinez will remain at the club for the remainder of the season despite transfer speculation.
Antoine Griezmann finished third in the Ballon d'Or standings 12 months ago but the Barcelona ace has slipped down to 18th this time around.
Lionel Messi has won the Ballon d'Or once in the past six years. It is time to stop taking his unrelenting talent for granted.